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Daily Archives: 9th March 2017

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Top 5: Book to Film Adaptations

Films successfully adapted from books

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Let’s talk about Emma Watson and the Vanity Fair controversy

We discuss the controversy that’s surrounded Emma Watson and THAT photo shoot… and how what you wear doesn’t determine or negate your feminism

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Barcelona 6-1 PSG

Barcelona created Champions League history with an incredible late comeback against PSG

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Easy Bread Recipe

If you’ve never made bread before then it can seem daunting but I promise you it’s a very easy process. If you buy a tin of easy bake yeast then there’s a quick recipe on the back that will made decent enough white bread but by following these simple, additional steps you can achieve a wonderful white loaf that works as the basis for many different types of loaf. It will take time to rise (about 2 hours total) but needs less than 30 minutes of active preparation and is worth it.

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Live: Highly Suspect

New York indie rock three-piece Highly Suspect arrive in Manchester, but noise level doesn’t always equal entertainment, writes Alex Corns

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Exec Election Results 2017

Join us as we bring you updates from the Exec Elections results party

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Feminism and Japanese fashion

The fashion industry is often seen to sexualise women’s bodies but does this translate across continents?

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Live: Stornoway

Stornoway celebrate their past decade of making music with a farewell gig of sea shanties, bird noises, and Simple Minds, writes Rebekah Shaw

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The life of a midwife

We look at the trials and tribulations of some of the hardest-working students in university

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University of Manchester to offer master’s bursaries

General Secretary Naa Acquah has secured one hundred postgraduate bursaries for students set to begin courses at the university from September 2017

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Feature: Women of Science campaign

Manchester PhD researcher, Rhys Archer, speaks to The Mancunion about her journey to empower female scientists around the world, with her inspiring and ‘relatable’ Women of Science campaign

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Review: Battle of the Gins

This was an election like no other. Long live the ‘gin-eral election’